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Teacher of Humanities - Maternity Cover

The Aylesbury Vale Academy, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18 0WS

This job expired on 30 November 2022

  • Start date details

    February 2023 or sooner

  • Closing date

    30 November 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 1 year

Pay scale

Main Scale/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a highly ambitious, committed and dynamic professional to join our Humanities department; someone who is passionate about their subject, communicates well with young people and makes a positive impact on their learning. The Humanities department comprises of 10 full-time teachers, two of whom are part of the Senior Leadership Team. The job would suit an ECT or a more experienced teacher. We work collaboratively to support each other both with the demands of our work and our wellbeing.

What the school offers its staff

  • Priority admissions for school staff
  • 10% discount on pre-school places
  • 10% discount on Primary wraparound care
  • 25% discount on the use of the Lettings facilities (sport pitches, sports hall, drama studios, Community suite, party rooms)
  • State of the art gym for staff use
  • Access to Teacher Pension Scheme
  • Long Service Awards
  • Free employee assistant programme - 24/7 phone line for free emotional, bereavement and financial concerns
  • Discount at local coffee shop
  • Free hot drinks in staff room. We love our Wellbeing Wednesdays where we offer free pastries/cookies and fruit to all staff!
  • Financial support with any self-directed CPD such as MAs
  • Large free car park
  • Five minutes' walk to the train station (direct train to London Marylebone in 40 minutes)
  • 30 minutes to Bicester shopping village

Further details about the role

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a happy, committed and well-resourced department in a good school.


Prospective candidates are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible as the school reserves the right to close the advert should we feel able to appoint an appropriate candidate.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children will be reflected throughout the recruitment process and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.
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About The Aylesbury Vale Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 3 to 19
School size
1777 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 19
Phone number
01296 428551

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